Vice President Joe Biden, center, meets with Chris and Lynn McDonnell, left, whose daughter Grace was killed in Newtown, Conn., and Neil Heslin, right, whose son Jesse Lewis also died a

 

              Vice President Joe Biden, center, meets with Chris and Lynn McDonnell, left, whose daughter Grace was killed in Newtown, Conn., and Neil Heslin, right, whose son Jesse Lewis also died a
Vice President Joe Biden, center, meets with Chris and Lynn McDonnell, left, whose daughter Grace was killed in Newtown, Conn., and Neil Heslin, right, whose son Jesse Lewis also died at the school shootings in Newtown, after Biden spoke in New York's City Hall Blue Room, Thursday, March 21, 2013. Relatives of shooting victims from Newtown, Conn., stood with New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Biden as they spoke in favor of an assault weapons ban. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)